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Sep 13, 2020 at 4:33 AM
James K. Lundeen has been added to In Memory.
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Sep 01, 2020 at 1:17 PM
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Aug
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Aug 26, 2020 at 6:31 PM
Bev Wiese - 2020
Aug
11
Aug 11, 2020 at 11:53 AM

Happy birthday , Laurel !

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Jul
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Jul 24, 2020 at 9:32 AM

Posted on: Jul 24, 2020 at 8:06 AM

I missed your birthday but have lots of good memories from Girl Scouts and growing up with such great friends. Hope you are well and staying safe / these certainly are challenging times!

Jul 24, 2020 at 8:02 AM

Happy birthday/ still remember the salt map we made in 7th grade and all the fun times with the Roosevelt Standard. Great memories!! Hope you are well / stay safe dear friend??

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Jun
17
Jun 17, 2020 at 9:33 PM

Posted on: Jun 17, 2020 at 10:41 AM

You are great for heading up the Roosevelt site. Happy Birthday from Texas and stay safe!

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May
26
May 26, 2020 at 9:50 AM

Posted on: May 26, 2020 at 6:22 AM

Happy Belated Birthday wishes. Tried to get to you on the proper day but the site was having a bad day and would not let me reach you by that method. Hope it was great. Keep smiling and celebrating this 79th year.

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May
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May 14, 2020 at 11:05 AM

Posted on: May 14, 2020 at 8:38 AM

Have been using ZOOM with relatives which led to searches of photos. Came across my childhood home at 5200 Shoreview Ave (aka earlier as 26 Ave So). Only home I knew until I married. Please post with the pictures of other childhood homes requested earlier. Stay SAFE

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Mar 31, 2020 at 2:13 AM
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Mar 29, 2020 at 1:33 PM

Posted on: Mar 29, 2020 at 1:29 PM

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Mar 29, 2020 at 12:05 PM

Posted on: Mar 27, 2020 at 7:20 PM

Jan
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Jan 27, 2020 at 4:33 PM

Charlie Jirousek was a talented, unique person who marched to his own drummer.  We met in my junior year at RHS in 1957 and remained close friends ever since.  When I blinded myself that year, he freely gave of his time and effort to help me get through high school.  We stayed close for the next six years, until I moved to Iowa to finish college.  After that we maintained a long-distance friendship.

During those six years we had many adventures together, ranging from night-time smelt fishing on Lake Superior, to late-night excursions to the Dinkytown music scene, to road trips, and to even building and flying huge kites that lifted us off the ground -- and many more too numerous to recount here.  

As we narrowed focus about our futures, Charlie went to work for one of the world’s finest guitar makers – Gibson – after earning his degree at the U of Minnesota Forestry School, while I went my way in university communications and academic management.

Conversations with Charlie were always a delight as he transitioned to self-employment as a gifted luthier who built, repaired and collected stringed instruments – including guitars, mandolins, and ukuleles – through his company Arrowhead Music in Safety Harbor, Florida. Once he told me his personal collection included more than 200 instruments.

I will greatly miss his free spirit and his loyal friendship.

Max Fredric “Fred” Volkman

Past President, Arizona Senior Academy; Vice Chancellor Emeritus, Washington University in St. Louis; Past Vice President for Strategic Communications, Penn State University.

7812 South Galileo Lane, Tucson, Arizona 85747-9606

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Jan
20
Jan 20, 2020 at 2:07 PM

Posted on: Jan 20, 2020 at 9:31 AM

I’m a day late but thinking of you and remembering all we had as neighborhood pals and best friends, Will email photo found in my dad’s slides of us at birthday party. Sheryl